Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 24%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 44%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (35th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 65 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith an average single core score, this CPU can handle browsing the web, email, video playback and the majority of general computing tasks including moderate gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 49%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics21.3% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive66% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory16GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 16GB also allows for very large file and system caches, software development and batch photo editing/processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-970A-DS3P  (all builds)
Memory8 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130408
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 06 '19 at 20:52
Run Duration132 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU10%

 PC Performing below expectations (35th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD FX-8350-$130
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
49% Average
1-Core 74.7
2-Core 134
50% 104 Pts
4-Core 270
8-Core 452
46% 361 Pts
64-Core 464
31% 464 Pts
Poor: 37%
This bench: 49%
Great: 55%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 650 Ti Boost-$140
Gigabyte(1458 356D) 2GB
CLim: 1254 MHz, MLim: 1502 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 441.41
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
21.3% Poor
Lighting 65.4
Reflection 52.8
Parallax 85.6
17% 67.9 fps
MRender 60.9
Gravity 77.1
Splatting 55.6
22% 64.5 fps
Poor: 19%
This bench: 21.3%
Great: 22%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 1TB-$150
892GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT03B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 159 179 186 188 189 188 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
66% Good
Read 375
Write 356
Mixed 313
SusWrite 181
69% 306 MB/s
4K Read 29.9
4K Write 49.5
4K Mixed 36.5
118% 38.6 MB/s
DQ Read 37.4
DQ Write 88
DQ Mixed 50.5
42% 58.6 MB/s
Poor: 75%
This bench: 66%
Great: 133%
Samsung 840 Pro 128GB-$160
36GB free
Firmware: DXM05B0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 160 180 186 189 189 189 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
60.4% Good
Read 374
Write 349
Mixed 230
SusWrite 182
64% 284 MB/s
4K Read 24.8
4K Write 50.8
4K Mixed 29.3
102% 35 MB/s
DQ Read 29.5
DQ Write 90.9
DQ Mixed 38
36% 52.8 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 60.4%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston KHX1600C10D3/ KHX1600C10D3/ F3-1600C11-4G F3-1600C11-4G 16GB
800, 800, 800, 800 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
32.3% Below average
MC Read 11
MC Write 10.5
MC Mixed 9.3
29% 10.3 GB/s
SC Read 10
SC Write 9.1
SC Mixed 10.5
28% 9.87 GB/s
Latency 67.9
59% 67.9 ns
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

Typical GA-970A-DS3P Builds (Compare 29,991 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 30%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 43%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P - $92

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 44% - Average Total price: $447
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